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Gigaset E290A twin review

£45.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Phone and Answering Machine
  • 2
Expert review

The Gigaset E290A Twin cordless telephone has a built-in answering machine and messages can be listened to through either the base or handset. It also offers call blocking to prevent nuisance calls from up to 32 blacklisted numbers. But is it any good? Read our full review to find out the results of our lab tests.

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  • What is it?
  • What's it like to use?
  • What's the sound quality like?
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  • Should I buy it?
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First reviewed by Which?

June 2021

Released

April 2020

Technical specifications

General

  • Type of devicePhone and Answering Machine
  • Number of handsets2
  • Phonebook size150
  • Answering machine memory20
  • Location of ringerBoth
  • Display type 2" LCD screen
Test results

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Best Buys and Don't Buys
We have tested 124 cordless phones and found that there are 2 Don't Buys and 44 Best Buys.
Range of Cordless phone scores
  1. 44%
    Lowest score
  2. 69%
    Average score
  3. 88%
    Highest score
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